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Spotify’s funnel needs some paring back. Perhaps the company is thinking about free music the wrong way.

Sure, the Doritos stage is gone. But SXSW still faces a number of serious issues.

SXSW has grown almost beyond the size Austin can manage. Can the festival survive its huge popularity and still remain true to its mission.

Rhapsody’s integration with Twitter offers sharing of music on its own terms, but embracing free music is against what the company has been recently vilifying.

Tim Cook shows off the latest evolution of Apple's laptop computer, the MacBook.

As the Watch made its debut, Apple also released a computer that marks a shift of strategy for the company.

I'm shocked, shocked to hear all this free music!

In theory Universal Music CEO Lucian Grainge’s tough talk about free music sounds like he means business. But the reality is much more murky.

Is the streaming music fight between Spotify and Apple  more manufactured than real?

Apple’s new streaming music service is the music industry’s best chance to build massive growth. But the labels are resisting making fundamental changes.

Streaming music: more money = more problems.

Rhapsody’s most recently financials highlight the problems all streaming companies face while trying to grow.